stage15 dahliaOutdoor Extension Tables - Melbourne
29 November 2015
Has anyone seen an outdoor 4 seater table that extends to 6-8 seater in Melbourne? Ikea has one but I would like something different. Plenty of 6 to 8-12 seaters around.…
becobiTravertine Tiles - water based or solvent based sealers?
12 November 2015
I know this is an old post but I would love to know what you ended up doing? i am in this same dilemma at the moment..
bashworthTimber Span for Pergola 7.3mtrs to much?
22 October 2015
For a single span the limit is around 5.5m You might find this link useful: http://www.finlayson.com.au/downloads/p ... _final.pdf
Saint MikeIs this quote for timber fence a rip off?
7 October 2015
Rule 1 - always get 3 quotes. But - its hard to comment without knowing what the fence is like. It sounds high for a simple wooden fence. Are you only paying half ?
MnTAlfresco - Retractable louvre roof ('vergola') Vs Skylight?
22 September 2015
It was a while ago now probably 7 years ago. It was a decent size with a gable, we were quoted supply & install $21k but my husband ended up installing it himself so…
ChrisandPollydecking ideas - keep spa or remove?
20 September 2015
Hi everyone, This is my 1st post to the forum, and I must say there is a wealth of knowledge here! My wife and I have bought a new house and there is an in ground spa…
Another Verandah question - quotes + drainage (roof slope)
The person who suggested the first option has no idea and would lead to a visual bad and hydraulically bad design. The suggested Stratco method is exactly right. I would…
Flat/Gable Verandah roofing and guttering
Rear infill options are usually: - Polycarb sheeting horizontally in Corro - Twinwall Polycarb - FC sheeting The first 2 are the best due to light transmission with the…
bashworthRetaining Wall - Who is responsible?
7 July 2015
There is a guide at this link http://www.anewhouse.com.au/2012/06/ret ... -fairness/
crash76Help on how to build a timber framed corrugated fence.
24 June 2015
HI, I am after some advice and guidance on how to build a timber framed corrugated fence. I am wanting to use large posts such as 150 x 150 or 200 x 200, and have a mini…
Josie26Help with dark colours for weatherboard and colorbond house
15 June 2015
Hi, I'm a bit nervous about picking colours for our house. I tend to prefer light colours, but as we have a fair bit of coal dust around, I'm going for darker colours to…
timidwolfHow many spigots are required to support a frameless panel
10 May 2015
Hi all, I'm DIY a fully frameless glass pool fence. I have a question about the # of spigots for each panel. Usually it's 2. But I'm not sure if it's related to the size…